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Game Development with Three.js by Isaac Sukin

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Chapter 1. Hello, Three.js

This chapter will take you from zero to sixty with a new Three.js project. We'll cover what Three.js is, how to get started with writing code for it, and the components of a basic scene.

The wonderful world of Three.js

Three.js is a JavaScript library that simplifies displaying 3D graphics in web browsers. Artists, major brands, and many others are increasingly using Three.js to power immersive online experiences that can reach millions of people across many platforms. There are many inspiring demos of the technology at http://threejs.org/.

Three.js is usually used with a new technology called WebGL, a JavaScript API for rendering graphics without plugins. The API is based on OpenGL, a desktop graphics API (GL stands for ...

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